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Latest Mozilla web browser version 6 is released.Firefox is a web browser like Internet explorer,opera etc.Written using the XUL user interface language and was designed to be cross-platform.
New in firefox 6:

Firefox 6 has the following new features:

  • Streamlined the look of the site identity block
  • Added support for the latest draft version of WebSockets with a prefixed API
  • Added support for EventSource / server-sent events
  • The address bar now highlights the domain of the website you’re visiting
  • Added support for window.matchMedia
  • Added Scratchpad, an interactive JavaScript prototyping environment
  • Added a new Web Developer menu item and moved development-related items into it
  • Improved usability of the Web Console
  • Improved the discoverability of Firefox Sync
  • Reduced browser startup time when using Panorama
  • Fixed several stability issues
  • Fixed several security issues

Installation Steps:

Open the terminal and run the following commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mozillateam/firefox-stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade

Localize your firefox 6 using the following command:

sudo apt-get install firefox-locale-$code (firefox-locale or simply firefox)

Enjoy the New Browser.!

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